Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:42
David McIntyre, Lyons Bluesologist
If any city in this country knows what it was like around here after last year’s devastating flood left so much destruction in its aftermath, it is the Crescent City, a.k.a. New Orleans. Some musicians from the Big Easy united to help the victims of flooding in Colorado with “NolaRado,” a benefit
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:35
Cool nights, hot days, and the start of school reminds us summer’s end is near. Have you enjoyed all those outdoor activities you planned at the beginning of the season? There’s still time. Here are some suggestions of things to do before the weather turns cold.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:16
Another week gone by. A fun week for kids before school, which started Monday, August 18. It is exciting to see the moms and dads taking their kids to school hand-in-hand. Parents, we love you for wanting the “best” for your kids; the best home, the best town, the best school, the best
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 08:15
By Joseph Lekarczyk
It was a very light agenda for the Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting Monday evening. After three straight “late-nighters” wrestling with the retail marijuana ordinance everyone needed a break.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 08:09
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
“If I’d just seen the headline about strength and solidarity, instead of about a parade,” she said, “that would have been better.” As I and my fellow Colorado Spirit flood recovery team members have been going around town this week, we have heard a lot about the anniversary commemoration coming up. Quotes from some of the
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 07:49
Many of you know that for the past eleven months I have been working on what I called a “town hug” to commemorate Lyons recovery. This whole thing was born on the Channel 9 afternoon show one week after the flood. I was on air with Host Kim Christiansen when I brought up the idea of a town hug to show solidarity on our
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 07:40
I have always enjoyed the Poetry Corner, but “Horrid Thugs” by Bonnie DiSalvo was fantastic. She hit the nail on the head perfectly. I’ve talked to many gardeners
Published on Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:16
On Wednesday, September 3, Congressman Jared Polis (D- Colo) will make a visit to Lyons, CO to host a town hall meeting. The meeting will be held at Shirley F. Johnson Council Chambers 432 5th Avenue, from 5:30 – 7:00 pm. Congressman Polis will begin the meeting with an update from Washington, and then take questions from the public after the briefing.
Published on Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:11
Rabbit Brush Gallery’s exciting new show “Rural Roots” features the work of sculptor John Fernie and photographer Blair Smallwood III. Both artists take their inspiration from the rural landscape of north Boulder County and beyond.